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Official Correspondence

January 1, 2018

PCLOB’s Plan in Anticipation of a Lapse in Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriation continues to be applicable for FY 2018

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May 26, 2015

PCLOB Letter to DHS on Cybersecurity Report, May 26, 2015

Letter from Chairman Medine to DHS Privacy Officer Neuman and DHS Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Officer Mack providing PCLOB feedback on the DHS report under Executive Order 13636 on Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. The executive order requires DHS to consult with the Board in producing its report recommending ways to minimize or mitigate the privacy and civil liberties risks of programs undertaken pursuant to the order.

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March 21, 2014

PCLOB Letter to DHS on Cybersecurity Report, March 21, 2014

Letter from Chairman Medine to DHS Privacy Officer Neuman and DHS Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Officer Mack providing PCLOB feedback on the draft DHS report under Executive Order 13636 on Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. The executive order requires DHS to consult with the Board in producing its report recommending ways to minimize or mitigate the privacy and civil liberties risks of programs undertaken pursuant to the order.

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August 22, 2013

PCLOB 12333 Guidelines Letter to DNI and AG

Letter from Chairman Medine to Attorney General Holder and Director Clapper of National Intelligence requesting that they work together to update intelligence agencies' guidelines under Executive Order 12333 to account for technological advancements in communication capabilities. (Includes 2 replies.)

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July 11, 2013

Leader Pelosi Letter to PCLOB

Letter from Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to Chairman Medine urging the Board to evaluate the legality of NSA surveillance programs as well as the operations of the FISA court, and to consider legislation currently pending in Congress. (Includes 1 reply.)

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June 12, 2013

Senate letter to PCLOB

Letter from thirteen senators to Chairman Medine requesting that the Board provide both a statutory and constitutional analysis of two recently disclosed NSA surveillance programs. (Includes 1 reply)

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June 7, 2013

PCLOB Request to ODNI for FISA and PRISM Briefing

Letter from Chairman Medine to Director Clapper requesting a classified background briefing for the Board on the NSA surveillance programs recently described in the press based upon unauthorized disclosures.

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